DID YOU KNOW?
average cost to obtain just the performance rights necessary
to produce a single mainstage production at a venue such as the
Melon Patch Players may range anywhere from $1,000 to $5,000 . .
. and that's before production costs such as costuming and set construction!
WHY BECOME A SPONSOR?
As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, the Melon Patch Players
rely on our sponsoring community partners to continuing producing
quality performances. With increasing financial cuts in grants for
the arts and humanities on a national scale, community theatres
like the Melon Patch have had to find alternative methods to compensate
for the loss of revenues.
addition to production costs, our beloved theatre building --- now
over 60 years old --- requires regular maintenance and repair, as
elements such as roofing, air conditioning, and electrical become
increasing priorities for the safety and comfort of both our talent
and audiences alike.
are available on both a seasonal as well as an
individual show level.
individual shows, each production may include one
(1) featured sponsor and up to four (4) supporting
sponsors. Sponsorships are open to both companies and individual
Melon Patch Players, Inc., are an IRS-recognized 501(c)3 non-profit
Some or all membership fees, monetary donations, or sponsorships
may be considered
as tax-deductible. Please consult with a qualified tax professional
A copy of the official registration and financial information may
be obtained from
the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free 800-435-7352
within the State of Florida.
Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation
by the State.